2020-04-06

Options for Healthy Snacks

I’ve spoken to lots of friends over the last few weeks and every single one of them has said to me that they feel as if they are putting weight on.  Of course we are all in the same boat, our movement in general has been reduced drastically, which is bound to have an effect
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LGO – Growing Kitchen Scraps

A lot of the waste that we have from our kitchen, that comes from fresh food, can actually be used to grow more food and its surprisingly simple. Spring Onions If, like me, your partial to a spring onion or two, then you may have wondered if there is anything that you can do with
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Let’s Get Organised (LGO) – Reducing Waste

The world is gripped with such horror and uncertainty right now, its frightening, but you don’t need any more posts telling you about what’s happening out there, our social media streams are filled with hundreds of posts and everywhere we go online there is more to be seen.  So, in an effort to embrace my
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Do seasonal changes effect your mood?

Are you someone who loves the start of autumn? I know I am. The season brings with it so many changes and an abundance of fruit and veg perfect for making warming stews, soups and puddings. We start talking about the festive season, with Halloween, Bonfire Night and Christmas creeping ever closer. For me it’s
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The Motherhood’s Beef Stroganoff – with BritMums #MeatMatters

It has been a while since I have been able to get in the kitchen due to the Nightmare Before Christmas which took out our kitchen for the last few months. When BritMums gave me the chance to share a recipe with you and get cooking again, I jumped at the chance as I love
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New Autumn Winter Menu – Grill in The Park

The Worsley Marriott Hotel is somewhere that we have visited on a few occasions and when we were invited back to try the new menu, in the newly refurbished restaurant,  Grill in the Park, we could not say no! Situated in the grounds of this idyllic hotel and country club, The Worsley Marriott offers a
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Valentine’s for Singles – Self love and random acts of kindness

Valentine’s Day as a single person, it can be daunting for some. The day of love, the day of romance, the day of over priced cheap pink and red chocolates and cuddly toys. It doesn’t have to be about that though. For me, it’s about loving and embracing who I am, sharing love with not
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Chocolate pot garden

Dine well with The Worsley Marriot Hotel

You may have read our blog post about testing out the delightful breakfast at The Worsley Park Marriott Hotel and Country Club earlier this year. When we were invited back for a bloggers evening to sample the new menu from The Grill, who are we to say no to such an offer when we had
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The art of sharing with Prezzo and Britmums

When I eat out with friends and family I love to share food.  There is something beautiful about being able to share food, especially good food we love, with those that we care about most. It was something that I was encouraged to do when growing up and something I have continued with Nathan, too.
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What can we do to tackle food waste?

There is a shocking statistic that 30% of the food we purchase is thrown away here in Britain. That is a huge amount of food, food which could go to a worth cause to help disadvantaged families or the homeless. I will admit that my fridge does need a good clear out, it has it’s
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